Vivian Locke

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Vivian Locke
Microbiology Facility Coordinator
(269) 387-5635
3840 Chemistry Building, Mail Stop 5410
Mailing address: 
Department of Biological Sciences
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5410 USA

Vivian Locke is a microbiology facility coordinator in the Department of Biological Sciences at Western Michigan University. Locke joined the department in 1979.

She provides support including preparation of media, maintenance of microbial cultures and oversight of the microbiology laboratory. She also maintains support equipment and ensures the comfortable work environment in Haenicke Hall, and provides reliable instructions for operating equipment along with trouble shooting equipment failure for the common use areas.

Microbiology laboratories are offered for biology majors, nurses and pre-med students.